DIY drawstring pouch with japanese arabesque pattern

Today’s handcrafted goods is “drawstring pouch with japanese arabesque pattern".

drawstring pouch with japanese arabesque pattern

Materials

Fabric is 24cm by 30cm. (Seam allowances are included)

fabric

Cord is 50cm.

cord

Make drawstring pouch

1. Fold and press the top edge. (1cm、2.5cm)

fold and press

2. Unfold the crease (2.5cm). Then sew the side edges with zig zag stitch.

zig zag stitch

3. Fold the fabric in half with right side. Then sew the side seams. (Don’t sew 7cm from the top edge.)

fold the fabric in half
sew the side seams

4. Press seam allowances open, and sew the side seams with U-shaped.

sew with U-shaped

5. Press seam allowances to front side. Then sew the bottom.

press seam allowances to front side
sew the bottom

6. Finish raw edge with zig zag stitch.

zig zag stitch

7. Press seam allowances to back side.

press seam allowances to back side

8. Fold and press the fabric (2.5cm). Then stitch.

stitch

9. Turn inside out.

turn inside out

10. Thread the cord through, and tie the cord ends. It’s done.

thread the cord through
drawstring pouch with karakusa pattern

Making movie is the following.

DIY drawstring pouch with japanese arabesque pattern – YouTube